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washer and Dryer 1950's/60's MATYTAG pink - $150 (Huntington Beach )
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Post# 718069   11/27/2013 at 11:51 (3,793 days old) by ovrphil (N.Atlanta / Georgia )        

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"These are truly awesome and must see!" -

Priced nicely, it seems.


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Post# 718108 , Reply# 1   11/27/2013 at 14:48 (3,793 days old) by turquoisedude (.)        

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Paging Revvinkevin!!

Post# 718109 , Reply# 2   11/27/2013 at 15:03 (3,793 days old) by rp2813 (Sannazay)        

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I'm pretty sure these machines are old news, but they may have been priced higher in previous ads.  IIRC Kevin already checked them out a while back and reported that one (the dryer) or both need work.


Post# 718110 , Reply# 3   11/27/2013 at 15:04 (3,793 days old) by goatfarmer (South Bend, home of Champions)        

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That is a great price!


Post# 718117 , Reply# 4   11/27/2013 at 15:54 (3,793 days old) by d-jones (Western Pennsylvania (Pittsburgh Area))        

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If this is the set I'm thinking of, Kevin already went and had a look at them monthes ago. I believe he said the washer was a basket case, and it may even have A806 innards hiding under the cabinet.

Post# 718137 , Reply# 5   11/27/2013 at 17:10 (3,793 days old) by RevvinKevin (Tinseltown - Shakey Town - La-La Land)        

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Yes I looked at these about a year ago and she wanted a lot more money for them then. I think the highest I was willing to go at the time was $100 as I remember.

They are in just O-K condition, the paint is faded and there are chips and scratches on both. The chrome on both have some corrosion/pitting as they are located a mile or so from the ocean. The dryer needs at least belts (motor turns but no blower or drum movement) and yes I was dissapointed to see the washer cabinet had been installed on a newer, large capacity "06" chassis. When I tried the washer, it tried to spin, but it's been sitting for 10 years or so, and definately needs some TLC. So David, no not a "basket case".

They do have potential though if anyone is seriously interested, especially now that she's come down to a more reasonable price.

I have no interest in these as I have since found another pink Maytag pair in pristine condition! (Thanks again David!)

On the up side, both of the control panel lights worked when I looked at them!

Kevin



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